The Villa Medical Centre

1-2 Roman Road, Prenton, Wirral, CH43 3DB

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Flu Clinics 2021-22

Posted on August 16th, 2021

We are now inviting patients to book appointment for flu vaccination for this year and you will receive text message asking to call the surgery to book in. (Please click the link Flu_vaccination_2021_2022_leaflet for further information about flu vaccination and eligibility for free flu vaccination.)

Flu clinics will be held at the Villa Medical Centre Please contact the surgery for further details  0151 608 4702.

We are asking patients to follow these guidelines when attending their flu vaccination appointment:

  • Please wear a face covering when attending the practice.
  • Arrive promptly, ideally as close you your appointment time as possible.
  • Please wear clothing that ensures your arm is ready for the vaccination as soon as you go in to see the clinician e.g. a short sleeve top, with any jacket /coat /jumper removed whilst you wait.
  • Please cancel your appointment as soon as possible if you are unable to attend – these clinics are extremely popular and this means we can offer the slot to someone else.
  • As with all appointments at the current time, please do no visit the practice if you have any of the following: A fever, cough, have lost your sense of taste or smell, have recently had a positive COVID-19 test result or are awaiting a COVID-19 test result. Please cancel and rearrange your appointment if you have any of these symptoms.

Who can get a free flu jab?

This year the flu jab will be offered to:

  1. All children who are aged two and three on 31 August 2021
  2. Those aged six months to under 50 years in clinical risk groups
  3. Pregnant women
  4. Those aged 50 years and over
  5. People in residential care
  6. Unpaid carers
  7. Close contacts of people with weakened immune systems
  8. Health and care staff

Free flu vaccination eligibility Check on Patient Access  – This simple eligibility checker contains questions based on the 2021 NHS flu vaccination eligibility criteria.  Answering these will help you understand if you are eligible for a free NHS flu vaccination

 

Opening Times

  • Monday
    08:30 until 12:30
    13:30 until 18:30
  • Tuesday
    08:00 until 12:30
    13:30 until 18:30
  • Wednesday
    08:30 until 12:30
    13:30 until 18:30
  • Thursday
    08:30 until 12:30
    13:30 until 18:30
  • Friday
    08:00 until 12:30
    13:30 until 18:30
  • Saturday
    CLOSED
    Please call NHS 111 if you require an out of hours GP appointment over the weekend
  • Sunday
    CLOSED
    Please call 111 if you require an out of hours GP appointment over the weekend